John Donne was an English poet and he was also a cleric in church. He is actually the pioneer of Metaphysical poetry and this is the reason that his poetry either over the extreme level or crossed the lowest level. Being the metaphysical poet, his works include sonnets, love poem, religious poems Latin work, epigrams, elegies, satire, and sermon.
He is the 16th- 17th-century poet and was born London, United Kingdom. His is the one who revealed the use of Metaphor in his work, his work is also known for portraying English society as accurately as possible and this is also a reason, because of which his poem became popular among people.
Let us read some of the inspiring quotes from the poet’s work-
“Be thine own palace, or the world's thy jail.” – John Donne
“No spring nor summer beauty hath such grace as I have seen in one autumnal face." [The Autumnal]” – John Donne
“Love's mysteries in souls do grow, But yet the body is his book.” – John Donne
“And who understands? Not me, because if I did I would forgive it all.” – John Donne
“More than kisses, letters mingle souls.”- John Donne
“To know and feel all this and not have the words to express it makes a human a grave of his own thoughts.” –John Donne
“Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind, and therefore never send to know for whom the bells tolls; it tolls for thee.” –John Donne
“Death is an ascension to a better library.” –John Donne
“Love, built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.” –John Donne
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